Bassenthwaite

Bassenthwaite

Swooping Ospreys fishing for food, litter the stunning views of Skiddaw, which towers around the Bassenthwaite Lake.

The national nature reserve offer a wife range of rich wildlife in amongst the woodlands and wil flower meadows.

The lake is host to many vulnerable plants and animale life, but thanks to the local community and a new lottery-funded scheme, they are starting to get the protection they need to keep the town host of these stunning endangered species.

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    Area and Travel

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    Towns and Villages

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